5,271 new Florida coronavirus cases reported Tuesday; 46 new deaths
LAKE MARY, Fla. - The Florida Department of Health reported 5,271 new COVID-19 cases on Tuesday, raising the statewide infection total to 2,217,368.
To date, 34,958 Floridians have died from COVID-19, including an increase of 46 resident deaths from a Tuesday count. A total of 686 non-Florida resident deaths have been reported since the start of the pandemic.
On Tuesday, the state reported that 3,349 people were hospitalized with a "primary" diagnosis of COVID-19. The state does not report the number of people who have recovered from coronavirus.
As of Monday, 8,625,933 people had been vaccinated, of whom 5,349,837 had completed the two-dose vaccination series from Pfizer or Moderna and 534,880 had received the one-dose Johnson & Johnson vaccine.
Visit the Florida Department of Health website for more information on COVID-19 testing and vaccine distribution.
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